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Fire & Security Engineer

The Company: ESS Ltd

Specialising in tailored security solutions for commercial applications including large blue-chip companies and public sector organisations, we offer unrivalled expertise.

From their our in Darlington, County Durham and offices in Lichfield, Staffordshire, we offer a national service, delivered locally, to clients spread throughout the UK.

We are a principle member of the British Security Industry Association (BSIA), as well as being NSI GOLD, ISO9001:2015, ISO27001, BAFE, SafeContractor, CHAS and Constructionline accredited and we have developed relationships with leading technology partners, Axis communications and Genetec to name a few.

About the Role: Fire & Security Engineer

• Installation, service, maintenance and fault finding on Fire Detection, Intruder, CCTV, Access Control and Emergency Lighting Systems to required standards.

Candidate Requirements:

• Minimum of 5 years’ experience working with Fire and Security systems.
• Competent in servicing, fault finding and repairing Fire and Security systems.
• Strong mechanical and electrical aptitude.
• Experience of IP Networking would be preferred but not necessary.
• Understanding of relevant British Standards relating to servicing, maintenance and commissioning.
• Familiar with safe working practices alongside Health and Safety requirements.
• Excellent decision making and problem-solving skills.
• Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills.

Qualifications: not required but preferred

• Safety Passport
• Full Driving Licence.

Company Benefits:

• Competitive Salary of £40,000 and upwards Per Annum, depending on experience.
• Pension Scheme
• 20 Days Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays
• Company Vehicle
• Mobile Phone and Laptop

The successful candidate will be subject to BS7858 Security Screening and UKSV.

Full employment will be subject to successful completion of a 6-month probationary period.
They are an equal opportunity employer and as such we encourage applications from all suitably qualified or experienced persons.

In return the company is offering a Competitive Salary, Depending on Experience.

If you feel that you have the relative skills/attributes to fulfil this role then please apply now.

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